Wednesday, 28 September, 2022
TopicUS-China trade war

Topic: US-China trade war

China needs Madagascar, Afghanistan to save its rare earth empire. Its monopoly is in danger

China’s resource diplomacy has been shaping individual and multilateral initiatives globally. But in the past few years, its monopoly has been declining.

Why Biden’s ‘America is back’ is not good for the world’s ‘China concerns’

There is fear that Joe Biden administration will lead with ‘cooperation’ rather than a clear policy of containing China. That’s not a great idea with the Chinese.

The future of India-China relationship is now all about the flux in US-China ties

As the prospects for armed conflict at LAC recede, Indian strategists must now begin the process of making sense of the troubled India-China relationship.

Chinese state capitalism — a threat to US and the world, and how Biden must respond

Three of the world’s five largest companies are Chinese. Joe Biden will have to tackle Beijing's state capitalism.

World is warming up to China for trade. But India is left with just a handful of minilaterals

It seems China is able to impose itself as a critical business partner even at a time when countries have been grouping up against its increasing belligerence under Xi Jinping.

How China won Trump’s trade war and got Americans to foot the bill

Economists found Chinese exporters didn’t lower prices to keep their goods competitive after US imposed tariffs, which meant duties were paid by American firms and consumers.

US in talks to resolve criminal charges against Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou

The Trump administration’s moves against Huawei — particularly the arrest of Meng Wanzhou — have added to the rising tensions between the US and China.

Economic ‘decoupling’ between China, US is a lose-lose plan, says senior Chinese official

The official noted that the China-US trade volume was up by 16% year-on-year in the third quarter and said those who truly want 'decoupling' represent a minority.

Trump’s China scorecard shows many defeats, and this one big change

The unprecedented trade war Trump launched with China, breaking Republican free-trade orthodoxy along the way, ended up costing American factory jobs, not creating them.

US imposes curbs on exports to China’s top chipmaker SMIC, cites ‘military end use’

US firms must now apply for license to export certain products to China's SMIC, which has not been put on entity list, meaning restrictions are not yet as severe as those on Huawei.

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Mohan Bhagwat’s mosque trip left BJP clueless. Only Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi is smiling

BJP ministers have been told to keep handy a list of their ministries' work. Used to praising Modi, they are worried what they will say if the PM asks them about their work.
The logo of the Adani Group is seen on the facade of one of its buildings on the outskirts of Ahmedabad | Reuters file photo

From ports to energy transition — Adani Group to invest over $100 billion in next decade

Speaking at Forbes Global CEO Conference in Singapore, Adani said the group intends to do more as a solar player & has earmarked 70% of the investment for the energy transition space.


Parts of Iranian made 'suicide' drone Shahed-136 after being shot down by the Ukrainian military | Reuters

All about Shahed-136, Iran’s ‘kamikaze’ drone that Russia is using to strike Ukraine

Over the past few days, Russia has hit multiple targets using these Iranian-supplied drones—including civilian structures and amenities—leading to the death of several Ukrainians.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

AAP’s filling a big vacuum in Indian politics. Question is how long it can sustain without ideology

If you find admiration for AAP qualified, if not muted among many of the Modi-BJP’s critics, it is because they question it for its lack of ideological clarity. Especially on secularism.